Rainbow Services

We provide individual support, group education and organisational certification on the needs of people coming from Rainbow or LGBTTI communities (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Takatapui, Intersex).


LGBTTI Liaison & Training Rainbow Resources: Info and Community Links.
We provide education and resources for staff of mental health services about how to better support individuals who identify as LGBTTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Takatāpui, Intersex) and navigational support for people currently receiving mental health services who have questions about gender/sexuality or gender transition related services. This service includes a monthly group for parents and caregivers of gender questioning children.
Location: Auckland DHB funded; available elsewhere by direct contract.


Rainbow Tick – www.rainbowtick.co.nz
Programme Managers: Michael Stevens, Julie Watson and Tai Hartley-Parsons
The Rainbow Tick is a confidence mark designed to show that a workplace is safe and welcoming for people coming from LGBTTI communities.
Location: National


Silver Rainbow Introduction Video
Programme Director
: Julie Watson
Silver Rainbow is an educational workshop and an organisational needs analysis for care workers and managers in the aged care sector.  The aim is to have rainbow friendly aged care services throughout New Zealand. The service includes a monthly group for people from the LGBTI community and their whanau who reside in Aged Care in Auckland
Location: National



Michael Stevens